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Conde Nast makes iPad power play, despite Apple v Adobe Flash

Leading US publisher, Conde Nast, takes Apple’s iPad extremely seriously and intends releasing not one but five magazines in a format ready for the “magical” device, the New York Times explains.

The first magazines for which it will create iPad versions are Wired, GQ, Vanity Fair, The New Yorker and Glamour, the company will announce today. GQ’s iPad version will be ready in April, while Vanity Fair and Wired will take space on your iPad in June, with the remaining two titles set to reach the platform this summer.

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BBC confirms Olympic online video explosion

The BBC has published details of the web video traffic it experienced during the Beijing Olympics.

The statistics are impressive. “You may have noticed over the last few weeks that the Olympics has invaded our screens, websites, phones and life as never before,” wrote BBC chief technical architect, John O’Donovan on the BBC blog.

“The access to information and content has been unprecedented, and I thought you might be interested in some of the areas where we used some Olympics special sauce.”
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